• Henley Festival Hospitality

    Henley Festival Hospitality 2015


Henley Festival Hospitality Tickets & Packages

Dates: 8-12 July 2015
Venue: Henley-on-Thames, La Scala
Prices from £295 + VAT  

The glamorous Henley Festival in partnership with BMW, returns to the banks of the River Thames for five extraordinary nights. From the moment you enter our world, the fun-loving & quirky black tie festival presents a kaleidoscope of entertainment at every turn. Join us for world-class music, witty comedy shows, art & sculpture, eclectic pop up dining with a four-course dinner prepared by Albert Roux OBE and Michel Roux Jr, immersive street theatre and fireworks with a twist each evening.

Making his Henley Festival debut on the Floating Stage is the multi award winning, international superstar, Lionel Richie, who has been on the forefront of the music scene with a career spanning over three decades. Alternatively celebrate the music of George Gershwin in the company of the entire Philharmonia Orchestra, featuring soloist Gregory Porter as they perform a selection of timeless classics. Their iconic repertoire includes lavish arrangements of Rhapsody in Blue, Fascinating Rhythm and of course I Got Rhythm.

Our exclusive package is the perfect way to entertain guests to ensure they have a magical night at the superb Henley Festival.

Take a look below at the main act on the floating stage:

Wednesday 8 July: Jessie J
Thursday 9 July: Lionel Richie
Friday 10 July: An Evening of Classical Music with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Saturday 11 July: Gipsy Kings
Sunday 12 July: Spandau Ballet

La Scala

Stroll along the banks of the Thames and view the Festival’s array of art galleries, pop-up art boutiques, sculpture lawns and the street artists, the Roving Eccentrica before taking your taste buds on a sumptuous journey at La Scala.

Overlooking the riverfront, La Scala, an exclusive area within the Roux restaurant, is at the heart of the Festival enclosure offering great accessibility to the Grandstand and the sculpture gardens. Our exclusive package offers a four-course menu designed by world-renowned chef Albert Roux OBE,who will be working alongside and in association with his son, Michel Roux Jr. This unique dining experience is complemented with the opportunity of meeting Albert and Michel Jr. in person.

After the floating stage concert, end your evening by viewing the dazzling fireworks display that lights up the Thames, before partygoers dance into the night at the Festival’s party.

Inclusive Hospitality

  • Grandstand A ticket
  • Champagne and canapé reception
  • Albert Roux OBE & Michel Roux Jr four course dinner with selected wines followed by coffee
  • Concert on the Floating Stage from top-selling artists or bands such as Lionel Richie and the Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Albert Roux OBE & Michel Roux Jr guest appearance
  • Complimentary bar (excluding champagne)
  • Post-concert performance in La Scala allowing guests the opportunity to dance
  • Souvenir programme (one per two guests)
  • Car parking pass on request (one per two guests)

Please note on Sunday 12 July a slightly reduced dinner offering will be served. Dinner on this date will not feature canapés and is a three course menu.

*Private tables are available for 10 or 12 guests with smaller groups being accommodated on shared tables



Sample Itinerary

6.00pm Gates open – guests are free to view the art galleries, sculpture lawn and street theatre
6.30pm Champagne and canapé reception
7.15pm A four-course dinner designed by Albert Roux & Michel Roux Jr is served with selected wines
8.30pm Guests make their way to the grandstand
8.45pm The Floating Stage concert begins
10.15pm View the fireworks from outside La Scala
12.00am Guests depart


Hospitality Map

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Jessie J

Bringing her inimitable vocal talent to Henley Festival’s Floating Stage is one of the UK’s most successful contemporary artists, Jessie J, whose much-anticipated performance sure to light up the riverbanks.

Lionel Richie

Making his Henley Festival debut on the Floating Stage, the multi award winning, international superstar, Lionel Richie, who has been on the forefront of the music scene with a career spanning over three decades. With over 100 million album sales worldwide to his name and hits including Hello, All Night Long and Dancing On The Ceiling, this will be a night not to be missed.

London Philharmonia Orchestra

Celebrate the music of George Gershwin in the company of the entire Philharmonia Orchestra, as they perform a selection of timeless classics, spanning an iconic repertoire, including lavish arrangements of Rhapsody in Blue, Fascinating Rhythm, A Foggy Day in London Town – and of course I Got Rhythm. Conducted by Troy Miller and Fabio D’Andrea, the all-star cast will see performances from acclaimed jazz singer Gregory Porter, award-winning trumpet soloist Alison Balsom and Chinese prodigy Ji Liu at the piano, plus a host of other stars taking to the Floating Stage.

Gipsy Kings

Taking the top slot is the Grammy Award winning Gipsy Kings, who have dominated the World Music charts for 25 years and sold more than fourteen million albums. After a sell out headline performance at Henley Festival in 2008, the group make welcome return to the Floating Stage.

Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet are one of Britain’s great bands having sold over 25 million records, scored numerous multi-platinum albums and amassed 23 hit singles across the globe. This iconic band will be performing some of their great classic anthems at the festival as part of their ‘Soulboys of the Western World’ tour.

2015 Price Guide


Main Act on Floating  Stage


Wednesday 8 July Jessie J £415 + VAT
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Thursday 9 July Lionel Richie SOLD OUT
Friday 10 July The Philharmonia Orchestra £325 + VAT
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Saturday 11 July Gipsy Kings £375 + VAT
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Sunday 12 July Spandau Ballet

£295 + VAT
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Prices are per person and exclude VAT. Price and package subject to change.

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